Books tagged: engineering

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Graphs with MATLAB (Taken from "MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach")
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This concise article takes you on a short tour on how to plot graphs using MATLAB. The presentation covers both two-dimensional and three-dimensional graphs. This article is taken form the bestselling book “MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach.”
Matrices with MATLAB (Taken from "MATLAB for Beginners: A Gentle Approach")
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
This concise article of forty pages takes you on a short tour on how to handle matrices using MATLAB. Topics covered include how to generate matrices in MATLAB, different operations on matrices, and how to handle matrix, vector, and scalar quantities. Various MATLAB functions associated with matrices are also explored.
The Gutter Chronicles: The Continuing Saga of Norman D Gutter, Engineer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,160. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How crazy can the civil engineering industry be? Norman D Gutter, new graduate, learns quickly as he joins I.C.E. Engineering to begin his professional career. He quickly encounters situations that stretch his capacity for understanding. THE GUTTER CHRONICLES follows Norman's first year: in the office, on the construction site, and with city reviewers. This is a spoof of consulting engineering.
Steampunk Rat - A Boston Metaphysical Society Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
All that fifteen year old Jonathan Weldsmore wanted to do was design and build steam ships to sail on the high seas. Treated like a poor relation within his own wealthy family, he had little hope of obtaining the future he desperately wanted. That is until he rescued and transformed an injured rat into the mechanism of not only his salvation, but his family’s as well. A YA Steampunk novella.
Deadsand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,580. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 and represented by Lynn Trenning. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Elliot Michaels is a ruthless corporate scion with one goal...to become the world's richest man. His brilliant business partner, Mark Stevens, is reeling from a devastating loss. When the FBI discovers Michael's involvement in a breach of international surveillance, Stevens finds himself in the middle of a diabolical plot. Can he be saved by a beautiful FBI agent who doesn't know who to trust?
The David Effect
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Set in a dystopian future The David Effect takes us to Holland-under-the-sea where advanced technology and bio-engineering do battle with vested powers to decide who will own controlling interests in humanity's destiny.
Coasters 101: An Engineer's Guide to Roller Coaster Design
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Have you ever wondered what it takes to design and build a roller coaster? At last, there’s a book that shows you! A mix of engineering and art, roller coasters are complex three-dimensional puzzles consisting of thousands of individual parts. Designers spend countless hours creating and tweaking ride paths to push the envelope of exhilaration, all while maintaining the highest safety standards.
Converting Graduates into Engineers
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / General, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture and Engineering
Guidance and real answers for students contemplating a career in engineering and for recent graduates wanting some help in their quest to become Professional Engineers. Based on the author's personal experiences, starting in high school, through university and 30 years thereafter, while working as a civil and structural engineer first in South Africa and then in the United States of America.
Thirty-Six Years: The Building of the Washington Monument
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Thirty-Six Years: The Building of the Washington Monument is a year-by-year look at the difficulties and delays in the construction of the Washington Monument, caused by the major social and political events surrounding the Civil War.
Making Tracks: A Writer's Guide to Audiobooks (and How to Produce Them)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,910. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by AWP Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Music » Recording & reproduction
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Audiobooks represent the second fastest-growing segment of the book industry. As demand explodes like never before, how can an author capture this audience? Making Tracks gives you everything you need to produce, and distribute your own audiobooks and radio dramas—from performance technique to studio design to production management, and more. Don't miss out on this unprecedented opportunity!